Police Blotter: More Electronics Thefts, Burglary and Robbery Arrests
The following arrest information was provided by the Kent Police Department. It does not indicate conviction.
Electronics hot target for thieves
Electronic gadgets of all kinds remain popular targets for thieves in the Kent area.
- A desktop computer tower, Acer monitor, HP printer, golf clubs and miscellaneous household items — totaling more than $600 — were reported stolen from an address that was broken into in the 100 block of South Lincoln Street Aug. 26.
- A speaker box with two 15 inch speakers and two amplifiers, valued at $1,500, was reported stolen from an address in the 200 block of Starr Avenue Aug. 27.
- A Toshiba Satellite laptop, valued at $1,000, was reported stolen from an address that was broken into in the 600 block of Edgewood Circle Aug. 20.
- A Garmin GPS unit was reported stolen from an address in the 100 block of Brady Street Aug. 22. The GPS is valued at $150.
- An iPod classic, and iPod classic with a gray cover and power cord were reported stolen Aug. 19. The electronics are valued at $250.
Robbery, burglary arrests
Kent police arrested two men recently on robbery and burglary charges.
Jacob S. Hagy, 27, of 600 First Ave., was arrested and charged with robbery, a second-degree felony, this month. Hagy, who told police he is unemployed, was arrested at a Lake Street address. He gave a permanent address of Ravenna.
Mark A. Perkins, 23, was arrested and charged with burglary, a fourth-degree felony. Perkins, who told police he is homeless, was arrested near the intersection of Haymaker Parkway and Willow Street.